Family Law

Family law questions? Ask a family lawyer online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Family Law Questions
If my court ordered custody agreement states that I have the
If my court ordered custody agreement states that I have the children for spring break, can the primary parent decide to not allow them to travel? … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
40,394 satisfied customers
When a father is granted emergency temporary custody and is
When a father is granted emergency temporary custody and is given the date he can pick the children up him and his girlfriend however grab the unsuspecting children while playing outside with their si… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,575 satisfied customers
My ex wife is trying to say that my 11 son has to have a
My ex wife is trying to say that my 11 son has to have a babysitter while I am at work for summer vacation I have never had a sitter and his 13 soon to be 14 old bother from a different mother will be… read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
7,823 satisfied customers
I'm the custodian parent. My ex husband has visitation every
I'm the custodian parent. My ex husband has visitation every other weekend. Last weekend he was was arrested for DUI, suspended license, and a hit and run. This is his weekend to get our kids. He curr… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
16,795 satisfied customers
I have some questions about child custody if someone can
I have some questions about child custody if someone can help … read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
16,795 satisfied customers
My girlfriend was involved in a pretty divorce. After years
My girlfriend was involved in a pretty nasty divorce. After years of her now ex-husband recording her phone calls, intercepting emails and text messages, and secretly planting recording devices in the… read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
4,137 satisfied customers
I am dating a man. He has a child with another woman. They
I am dating a man. He has a child with another woman. They have not filed for divorce and there is no court order stating one parent or the other has custody and there have been no court ordered visit… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,575 satisfied customers
In our aggrement papers it says the mother (me) shall have
In our aggrement papers it says the mother (me) shall have visitation with the children every other weekend from Friday at 6:00 (picking the children up from school/childcare or the father) until Mond… read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
7,823 satisfied customers
I'm wondering if a step parent is considered a babysitter
Hello! I'm wondering if a step parent is considered a babysitter when it comes to the first refusal? My husband's ex wife has a one hour first refusal. She doesn't like the fact that he is remarried .… read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
7,823 satisfied customers
I have been fostering a downs & Autistic boy for 7yrs. The
I have been fostering a downs & Autistic boy for 7yrs. The Pediatrician has recommended that he not be returned to his single dad, although his siblings were returned, they do not have any disabilitie… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
77,967 satisfied customers
Jurisdiction is State. I have asked the respondent mother to
Jurisdiction is Washington State. I have asked the respondent mother to not contact my children at my house or their school while she is visiting town. They have a current residential schedule to resi… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
28,406 satisfied customers
We are in south Florida. My daughter has a toddler born out
We are in south Florida. My daughter has a toddler born out of wedlock with his fathers name on birth certificate. This father wants to be involved and is very demanding. He insists on taking the chil… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
40,394 satisfied customers
My husband and I are actively involved in a custody/child support
My husband and I are actively involved in a custody/child support case in Las Vegas, NV. My husband -- the children's father -- recently went through mediation with his ex-wife. A partial mediation ag… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
40,394 satisfied customers
My boyfriends ex girlfriend will not let him see his children
My boyfriends ex girlfriend will not let him see his children and have kept them from him for 2 months now without reason (she said we will find out in court). We have documented every request and den… read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
I have sole legal and phisical custody of my childern. My ex
I have sole legal and phisical custody of my childern. My ex was and is abusive and won't reschedule his supervised visitations with the kids so that I can go and see my family in italy for 4 weeks. h… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
20,888 satisfied customers
my ex filed a contempt of court on me stateing i didnt let
my ex filed a contempt of court on me stateing i didnt let him talk to his son on phone and that i was using babysitters and not him . well it is not true. i have never had a babysitter and im ma stay… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
My ex husband will not pick up the children according to the
my ex husband will not pick up the children according to the parenting HIS attorney drew up and filed for HIM and then executed on Oct 5 2009. What are my right on the other side of this (not denying … read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
my girlfriends mother had a stroke 6 years ago, all of a sudden
my girlfriends mother had a stroke 6 years ago, all of a sudden shes gone off the deep end and is harassing our family, making false accusations about me to friends and family, and also has called cps… read more
rvlaw
rvlaw
Judge
Juris Doctor
3,203 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

RayAnswers

RayAnswers

Lawyer

16,795 satisfied customers

30 years as a family law lawyer .

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

11,987 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

LawTalk

LawTalk

Attorney and Counselor at Law

9,034 satisfied customers

30 years legal experience. I remain current in Family Law through regular continuing education.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

4,575 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including family law.

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

4,299 satisfied customers

Attorney with 19 years experience

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

3,539 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,427 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x